Lead Educator

Job No: SHEL63274
Location: Southport

The Opportunity:

Story House is built on the commitment of its employees and our main goal is to support you to provide quality programs to children, and to also continue your professional journey through continuous improvement initiatives and professional growth opportunities. Story House Early Learning is an emerging early childhood provider with services in QLD, NSW and VIC. We're a family of committed Early Childhood Professionals who are focused on delivering play-based programs that shape our children and support them to be curious and independent learners. 

We've come a long way but there is plenty ahead of us and we're gathering, uniting and empowering an empire of good humans to inspire our future generations. Here at Southport we are a team of innovative Educators who are given the opportunity to use our imagination to develop engaging learning programs for the children. 

After a great year of growth, we're looking for a Lead Educator to join our Southport team where you will become one of our respected Story House-ers, working as part of a collaborative team interacting daily with all children, nurturing their confidence and building their self-esteem. At Story House we give each child the opportunity to follow their interests in a safe environment.  Ensuring the children are provided with a supportive active learning environment and responsive holistic programs to enable the children to follow their interests, feel success, thrive and have fun. 

We Value You:

  • People centric, health and wellbeing initiatives.
  • Receiving genuine employee recognition and competitive employee rewards
  • Uniform provided
  • Staff Childcare Discount
  • Receiving industry leading training
  • Tailored professional development with regular support from your Manager and Education Specialists to reach your goals
  • We'll empower you to step up; step sideways; and flourish always in your pursuit of a meaningful career
  • Being part of an inclusive team where coming together to collaborate and having a voice is encouraged
  • Working within innovative environments where imagination, learning, fun and safety all come together
  • Having a dedicated space just for you, where you can relax and unwind
  • Receiving genuine employee recognition and competitive employee rewards
  • A large array of resources and resource selection being led by you
  • Being part of a team who understand the importance of building a strong pedagogical practice
  • Putting the children first and not budgets
  • Working hard but having fun too!

The Kind of Things That Will Excite Us:

  • A Diploma in Children's Services (ACECQA approved)
  • A current Blue Card
  • Someone who displays integrity and acts respectfully
  • Eagerly connects
  • Displays commitment
  • Has a focus on safety
  • Drives Innovation
  • Actively celebrates
  • Champions quality
  • Creates stimulating learning environments
  • Collaborative partnerships
  • Thinks big to create a positive learning program

Why Choose Story House?

Story House is an emerging leader in the early childhood sector with a strong emphasis on growth, and a commitment to providing quality early childhood services to children and families in the greater metropolitan areas of Australia. We are a company that is committed to complying with our obligations as your Employer, and to promote a healthy and safe workplace for everyone.

Working with us you’ll enjoy a culture of collaboration and respect, along with the opportunity to work alongside talented and passionate people. If this sounds like what you are looking for, please submit your application via 'Apply Now' and let your story begin with us! We look forward to meeting you.

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Kids House Southport

About Kids House Southport

Licenced for 159 children, this fun service offers a vibrant and engaging environment to work in. Opening between 6.30am – 6.30pm. With an established team and long-standing families, our Southport centre will not disappoint. Located in the heart of the Gold Coast, our 8-room service has a gorgeous outdoor setting with its very own zen garden, chickens and playground. The team here offer a warm and friendly welcome and are passionate about ensuring each child builds their confidence to become respectful and resilient little people of our world.

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